Monthly Archives: August 2014

31 08, 2014

Ironwood handled knife complete.

I've been wanting to work with Ironwood for quite some time and finally someone ordered a knife with that handle material. I finished this 12.5 inch chef knife for the owners of Gateway Guesthouse, a great B&B here in Austin. This knife was unique in that she asked me to put a tenderizer on the [...]

27 08, 2014

MF Idea Lab – Idea + Action + Craft to Feature Weige Knives

I'll be a featured speaker at the MF Idea Lab event this week. I'm going to do a short presentation in the "Ted Talk" fashion about how I took the idea for a knife company as a hobby and turned it into a small business. Admission is open to all.

18 08, 2014

Rehandling work is actually a lot of fun.

We take old knives that either we find or that people bring in and clean them up and put new handles on them. We don't take all of the patina off unless asked to as we like to preserve some of the history that comes with the knife. We fixed up this 16 inch (total [...]